Saturday, July 27 at Plainfield library is the next scheduled work session for Hendricks County probate records - stop by anytime from 10 am to 4 pm to help unfold and organize some of Hendricks County's probate records from the 1860's and 1870's. Lunch is on your own, with a variety of eating options in Plainfield.
This is part of the Indiana Genealogical Society's ongoing project to preserve and digitize these court records, which date back to the founding of the county in 1824. These probate records include estates and guardianships and the receipts and other documents give fascinating details of what life was like back then.
Please register for the work session - register online through the library's events calendar, or contact their Indiana Room staff - phone (317) 839-6602 extension 2114; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.